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8 Wonderful Places to Eat Brazilian Food in Ipanema

It’s not immediately obvious what Brazilian food is. Internationally speaking, you’ve most likely crammed into a Brazilian steak house at one point and shortly after rolled home in a meat…

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Brazil’s Prison Pandemic

The ethical parallels between Brazil’s prison pandemic and the US’s.  On 31 January 2019 the New York Times published an…
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Brazilian World Cup Chant

Brazilian World Cup Chants

This time four years ago,  I found myself sporting my first canary yellow Brazilian football jersey. Dining with my boyfriend…
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How Brazilian Drug Traffickers Began Chocolate Dealing

Truck-jackings and cargo theft in Brazil have been on the rise. Currently, Brazil ranks as the 12th most dangerous country for cargo transportation. With a harsh crackdown on drug trafficking, those same dealers have turned to theft as a more lucrative, less risky business. 

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